COMMENT: A recent long weekend with few options for skiing or snowshoeing in Anchorage prompted us to make the three-hour drive south to see for ourselves how the community on Resurrection Bay is making lemonade from this lemony Alaska winter.
OPINION: With a little imagination and the right attitude, Alaskans can pretend it's spring even in early March. The Bird-to-Gird trail is virtually ice- and snow-free, and a Homer beach walk can be inviting this time of year.Alli Harvey
The proposed ferry system cuts, which also include reducing spending on advertising, would be about $8.9 million, according to information recently provided to a House Finance subcommittee.Becky Bohrer | Associated Press
What better way to take back the night than to make a plan that actually helps you enjoy Feb. 14? Whether you’re an old married person like me, single and fabulous, single and bitter, single and sad, or going on a first date, heading outside with someone else is one of the best things you can do on Valentine’s Day. Alli Harvey
From October 2012 to September 2013 – last year's tourism season -- nearly 2 million people visited Alaska, according to the Alaska Division of Economic Development. Of those, 51 percent came to the Last Frontier aboard a cruise ship.Sean Doogan
If you’re like me, you often visit the reservations sites too late to score a good cabin. It pays to plan and, luckily, with hundreds of cabins to choose across Alaska, there are still plenty available if you book now. Alli Harvey